Independence Beer Festival VIP Tickets


We’re celebrating one year of regained independence and raising a glass to the local beer community on June 15th with an epic beer festival and homebrew competition! Hosted in the barrel-room, this all you can drink festival, offers unlimited pours from 40+ local breweries in a commemorative tasting glass.


$150  | 12pm – 4pm | Highly Limited

  • One Hour Early Access to the Fest
  • One 22oz Bottle of 7-Year Bourbon Barrel-Aged Old Fashioned
  • Unlimited Pours from 40+ Local Breweries including Funky Buddha
  • Commemorative Festival Tasting Glass
  • First Access to Bottles of Funky Buddha’s Highly Limited Single Barrel Series Release
  • Private VIP Area with Additional Seating
  • Acoustic Artist Performance
  • Delectable Spread of Beer Friendly Bites with Pairings
  • VIP Food Menu: Platters of Cured Meat | Variety of Cheese & House Pickled Vegetables | Braised Beef Short Rib Sliders | Roasted Portobello Sliders | Bison Meatballs in Candied Tomato Jam | Asian Cabbage & Soba Noodle Shooters | Tuna Sashimi on Crispy Wonton | Assorted Dip Display | Sliced Marinated Flank Steak with Pineapple Chimichurri | Baby Arugula Salad Shooters with Crumbled Gorgonzola and Dried Cherries | House Smoked Mozzarella Skewers | Chef’s Selected Dessert bar


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Highly limited beer aged in choice barrels. One bottle per person. Please purchase additional tickets separately to receive bottles for each attendee.

Want a discount? Become a member by purchasing Snifter Club!



Guest Breweries

List subject to change. More to come.

  • 26 Degrees Brewing
  • 3 Marvins’
  • 3 Sons Brewing Co
  • Barrel of Monks Brewing
  • Bay 13 Brewery
  • Black Flamingo Brewing
  • Brewlihan Meadery
  • Civil Society Brewing Co
  • Dream State Brewing
  • Florida Keys Brewing Co
  • Gravity Brew Lab
  • Gulf Stream Brewery
  • Hello There Brewing
  • Invasive Species Brewing
  • LauderAle Brewery
  • Lincoln’s Beard Brewing
  • Lost City Brewing
  • Mathew’s Brewing Company
  • MIA Beer Company
  • NOBO Brewing Company
  • Odd Breed Wild Ales
  • Orchestrated Minds Brewing
  • Pompano Beach Brewing
  • Prison Pals Brewing Co
  • Prosperity Brewers
  • Shojos Dojo
  • Spanish Marie Brewery
  • Storm House Brewing
  • Sun Lab Brewing
  • Tarpon River Brewing
  • The Cove Brewery
  • The Tank Brewing
  • Tripping Animals Brewing Co
  • Uncommon Path Brewing
  • Unseen Creatures Brewing & Blending
  • Yeasty Brews Artisanal Beers

Event Details

The event will be hosted indoors in our air conditioned barrel room at Funky Buddha Brewery on June 15th from 12-4pm.

Date: June 15, 2024

Start time: 12:00 p.m. EDT

End time: 04:00 p.m. EDT

Venue: Funky Buddha Brewery

Directions: 1201 NE 38th St, Oakland Park, FL 33334 | Corner of Dixie Highway & 38th Street

Phone: 954-440-0046